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Executive Health Economics, Policy and Management

London School of Economics and Political Science

24 months
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About

The two-year taught modular Executive Health Economics, Policy and Management degree from London School of Economics and Political Science integrates rigorous health economics training with insights into the policy process, the design and analysis of health services research, and discusses current health management problems.

Overview

The Executive MSc Health Economics, Policy and Management offers a comprehensive interdisciplinary toolkit to elevate your career in the health sector. 

The Executive Health Economics, Policy and Management degree from London School of Economics and Political Science brings together leading UK, US, and European academics and policy experts to train change-makers and leaders in the health care sector. You will study alongside established professionals from diverse backgrounds, including: clinicians, health services managers, and specialists from insurance funds, governmental and international agencies, and health care, pharmaceutical and consulting firms from across the globe.

The degree programme is delivered across two years, with four, two-week modules taking place in London. The first year introduces you to theories and concepts of health financing and health economics, in depth case studies of health system and health care management, and the necessary methods to optimise resource allocation and cost-effectiveness in the health care sector.  

In your second year, you customise your curriculum by choosing from a range of optional modules, allowing you to pursue areas that will support your professional background and career goals. Finally, you write a dissertation on a health-care focussed topic of your choice, teaching you the skills required to carry out and write a piece of independent research.

Careers

This Executive MSc will prepare you to seek employment in many sectors, including the pharmaceutical and medical devices industries, consultancies, insurers and insurance funds, health care management, government, non-governmental organisations and academia. Upon graduation, many students will also expect to take on more responsibility or a different focus with their current employer.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Economics
  • Financing Health Care
  • Resource Allocation and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis
  • Introduction to Management in Health Care
  • Dissertation 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2:1 degree or equivalent in any discipline, plus a minimum of three years' work experience in a related field.

Tuition Fee

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    12478 GBP/year
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    12478 GBP/year
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Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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